Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Qualified Calibre PERC Rule Decks support UMC 28 nm technology.

October 21, 2016

Qualified Calibre® PERC™ reliability rule decks, available for United Microelectronics Corp's (UMC) 28 nm technology, allows UMC customers to extend use of Mentor-based flows to incorporate advanced electrical reliability analysis. Included coverage spans ESD protection, power clamp circuit verification, verification of current density on ESD path, and verification of point-to-point (P2P) resistance on power/ground along an ESD path. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless Temperature Measurement System monitors brake rotors.

October 17, 2016

Combining 3 subsystems, WISER TC2-K mounts inside wheel hubs and operates from -40 to +1000°C. Remote unit consists of data capture electronics connected to two K-type thermocouples, transceiver, and battery. Base unit, which houses antenna and receiver, plugs into PC USB port for use with software interface, or into power supply and data acquisition system via 4 analog outputs. WISER Data Viewer software is used for system configuration and calibration, live monitoring, and data logging. Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Asset Monitoring System tracks temperature-sensitive equipment.

October 17, 2016

Featuring cloud-based operation, VersAlert provides remote monitoring of temperature-sensitive inventory and aids in regulatory compliance such as 12 CFR Part 11. System features intelligent mesh network with only one IP address per 300 wireless sensors. With VersAlert, users can monitor temperature of liquid nitrogen freezers, mechanical freezers, refrigerators, and incubators from smartphone, tablet, or PC. When parameters go out of specification, system can send text or email notifications. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies to Showcase 5G Test Solutions at NGMN Industry Conference & Exhibition 2016

October 13, 2016


  • Keysight will demonstrate EU 5G TRIANGLE End-to-End Testbed, real-time beamforming and Keysight’s Anite Virtual Drive Testing Toolset
  • Keysight, an active contributor to NGMN 5G Trial Testing Initiative group, will participate in the “5G Trial & Testing Activities” panel discussion
SANTA ROSA, Calif. – Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Test Board accepts surface mount and through hole connectors.

October 13, 2016

Rated to 700 Vdc/500 Vac, Model CB51 may be used on all CableEye® cable and harness testing systems. Sold without connectors, board contains 4 sets of 60 solder pads accommodating aligned and staggered, 1.25 mm and 1.5 mm pitch, surface mount and through hole connectors. There are 4 preset locations for automatic detection and display of any-pin-count connector up to 60-pins. Any single set may be fitted with any combination of lower pin count connectors that total 60 or less. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

Gloss Meter includes smart functions.

October 11, 2016

Featuring scroll wheel operation, color display, and intuitive menu, MicroGloss III Series can measure any material, from paints and plastics to brightened metals. Expanded range automatically measures from very matte to mirror like reflection of up to 2,000 gloss units. Smart-chart software provides smart communication with professional documentation and data analysis. With intelligent auto diagnosis, gloss meter guarantees long-term calibration stability and tells user when to calibrate. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Keysight Technologies, Virginia Diodes, Inc. Selected by Chalmers University of Technology to Create World's First System for Network, Spectrum Analysis up to 1.5 THz

October 6, 2016

Measurement Capabilities Enable Deeper Insights as Chalmers Pursues Research into New Materials, Devices and Circuits Highlights:

  • Unique capabilities enhance free-space, on-wafer and waveguide measurements of materials, devices and circuits at terahertz frequencies
  • Solution uses Keysight’s PNA-X microwave network analyzer (10 MHz to 67 GHz) with integrated spectrum... Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Riverside County Combats California Drought with Sensus Technology

October 6, 2016

FlexNet quickly identifies leaks for Eastern Municipal Water District RALEIGH, N.C. – Employees of Eastern Municipal Water District (EMWD) are now equipped with tools to detect leaks sooner and contribute to California’s ongoing water conservation efforts. For example, water dripping from a concealed broken sprinkler head could have caused one customer’s bill to double. Within days of... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

U.S. Navy has Selected the TEGAM Model R1L-E2A for Aircraft and Ship Maintenance

October 3, 2016

Low-Resistance R1L-E2A is the only bonding meter certified to ATEX, UL and CSA International Standards Geneva, OH – TEGAM, Inc., a leading supplier of test and measurement equipment, is proud to announce that the U.S. Navy has selected the TEGAM Model R1L-E2A Intrinsically Safe Portable Micro-Ohm and Bond Tester to fulfill aircraft and ship maintenance requirement of the U.S. Navy and U.S.... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments

IEEE 802.11ad Test Solution accelerates device validation.

September 30, 2016

Wideband transceiver and integrated test solution E7760A supports IEEE 802.11ad wireless standard for OTA testing of 60 GHz signals with bandwidth of 2 GHz. Allowing users to create and analyze signals on one screen, embedded software runs all required 802.11ad tests. Features include vector signal generator and vector signal analyzer to validate device IF performance, connectivity to remote M1650A mmWave transceivers with RF cable for OTA testing, and fully calibrated test capability. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Leak Noise Logger integrates correlation capabilities.

September 30, 2016

Installed magnetically on pipe fittings throughout distribution system, Permalog PCorr+ enables water suppliers to locate leaks in water network via remote noise sampling and listening. Alarm state activates if leak noise is identified, radio signal is transmitted to indicate leak condition, and correlation mode lets users calculate precise location of leak. Otherwise, data is gathered via drive-by data collection with Patroller 3 USB radio receiver. Battery life is rated at 5 years. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

OGSystems Announces First Strategic Partnership in the BlueGlass(TM) Platform

September 29, 2016

CHANTILLY, Va. - OGSystems (OGS), a leader in technology innovation for the Department of Defense (DoD) and Intelligence Community (IC), today announced that they will partner with Planet in the development of BlueGlass™ – OGSystems' easily accessible location-based intelligence platform. "OGSystems' vision for BlueGlass™ was born out of our internal research and development... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Wireless IoT Sensors enhance water monitoring capabilities.

September 28, 2016

Powered by user-replaceable C lithium battery, Telog® 41 Series uses low-power, Long-Range (LoRa®) wireless communications to remotely measure and monitor water, wastewater, and groundwater systems, including water pressures, flows, levels and rainfall volumes. These IoT sensors, as part of smart water infrastructure, communicate data using LoRaWAN technology to Telog software at intervals between 5 min and 24 hr. Configurable alerts and alarms automate event detection/reporting. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Digital Force Gauges help manufacturers optimize packaging.

September 27, 2016

With ±0.1% accuracy, PCE-DFG Series can measure both tensile and compressive forces. Models offer ranges/resolutions of 0–5 N/0.0005 N, 0–10 N/0.001 N, 0–20 N /0.005 N, and 0–500 N/0.05 N. Each gauge has sampling rate of 2,000 Hz, storage rate of 1 Hz, and 3 modes of measurement: peak, auto peak, and track. Equipped with 160 x 128 dot matrix LCD, gauges offer 6 units of measurement: N, mN, gf, lbf, kgf, and ozf. Up to 1,000 readings can be saved to internal memory. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Test & Measuring Instruments

PC-Based Test Scope supports signature analysis.

September 26, 2016

Based on 2-channel 200 kHz oscilloscope sampling at 2 MSa/s, Syscomp SIG-101 Signature Analyzer includes 12-bit arbitrary waveform generator and 8-bit digital I/O port. Waveform generator can be used to create swept, stationary, or noise test signals, or provide PWM outputs. Combined, oscilloscope and waveform generator provide Vector Network Analysis, yielding Bode plots that graph frequency response of circuit. SIG-101 also provides calibrated signature analysis to detect PCB faults. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Precision Pressure Transmitter provides CANbus outputs.

September 26, 2016

Supplied in welded, hermetically sealed, stainless steel housing measuring less than 1 in. diameter, Model EPT1005 is available with pressure ranges from 1–20,000 psi. Electronically compensated unit is designed for use in rugged environments with temperatures from -40 to +250°F. Utilizing piezoresistive silicon sensor technology, transmitter provides hysteresis and repeatability of <0.01% and static accuracy of 0.1%. Long term repeatability is <0.1% FS/yr. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Synopsys Accelerates Development of Safety-Critical Products with Design Solutions for ARM Cortex-R52

September 22, 2016

Synopsys Tools Enable Design and Safety Certification of Automotive, Industrial and Health Care SoCs Based on New ARMv8-R Architecture CPU MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. - Highlights:

  • Galaxy Design Platform tools, including IC Compiler II place and route, Design Compiler Graphical synthesis, and ISO 26262-certified TetraMAX II ATPG enable optimal power, performance and area for ARM... Read More

Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Testing Services validate integrity of materials.

September 22, 2016

With Material Validation Testing Center, company can verify identity and integrity of precision bar products, mitigating material risk. Equipment can test for internal and surface defects as well as alloy verification. This is important for industries where metal identification is critical to application such as aerospace and medical. Company can provide Ultrasonic Testing, Eddy Current Testing, and XRF Alloy Verification, as well as Laser marking with customer-specific identifiers. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electronic Components & Devices, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

London Calling: Rohde & Schwarz Presents leading-edge Microwave T&M Solutions at EuMW 2016

September 20, 2016

Rohde Schwarz follows the call to London to attend European Microwave Week, where the company will demonstrate its T&M highlights for demanding applications in the aerospace & defense, automotive and wireless industries. In focus: test solutions for satellite communications, for radar applications in the A&D and automotive sectors and for the next generation of mobile networks 5G. Munich -... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Battery Test System offers automated characterization.

September 20, 2016

With single output up to 40 V/3,600 A/72 kW per system, 9220 Series Low Voltage/High Current Battery Charge/Discharge Test System tests lead-acid, lead-cadmium, and other large format batteries used in energy storage systems. Dual Bay System is bi-directional requiring no additional equipment to charge or discharge unit-under-test. Built-in measurement system eliminates external measurement devices by providing time-stamped digital readings for voltage, current, and power as well as Ah and kWh. Read More